Subpart A General
Subpart B Activities by Own Employees
Subpart C Activities by Other Than Own Employees
Subpart D Penalties and Enforcement
Subpart E Exemptions
Subpart F Agency Reports

Terms Used In CFR > Title 15 > Subtitle A > Part 28

  • Administrator: means the Federal Highway Administrator. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Agreed price: means the price agreed to by the Construction Manager/General Contractor (CM/GC) contractor and the contracting agency to provide construction services for a specific scope and schedule. See 50 CFR 260.27
  • Calendar day: means each day shown on the calendar but, if another definition is set forth in the State contract specifications, that definition will apply. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Construction services: means the physical construction work undertaken by a CM/GC contractor to construct a project or a portion of the project (including early work packages). See 50 CFR 260.27
  • Contract time: means the number of workdays or calendar days specified in a contract for completion of the contract work. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Contracting agency: means the State Transportation Agency (STA), and any State or local government agency, public-private partnership, or Indian tribe (as defined in 2 CFR 200. See 50 CFR 260.27
  • Design-build project: means a project to be developed using one or more design-build contracts. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Division Administrator: means the chief FHWA official assigned to conduct business in a particular State. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Division Administrator: means the chief FHWA official assigned to conduct business in a particular State. See 50 CFR 260.27
  • Early work package: means a portion or phase of physical construction work (including but not limited to site preparation, structure demolition, hazardous material abatement/treatment/removal, early material acquisition/fabrication contracts, or any action that materially affects the objective consideration of alternatives in the NEPA review process) that is procured after NEPA is complete but before all design work for the project is complete. See 50 CFR 260.27
  • FHWA Division Administrator: means the chief Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) official assigned to conduct business in a particular State. See 50 CFR 260.18
  • Force account: means a basis of payment for the direct performance of highway construction work with payment based on the actual cost of labor, equipment, and materials furnished and consideration for overhead and profit. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Formal approval: means approval in writing or the electronic transmission of such approval. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Liquidated damages: means the daily amount set forth in the contract to be deducted from the contract price to cover additional costs incurred by a State transportation department because of the contractor's failure to complete the contract work within the number of calendar days or workdays specified. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Local public agency: means any city, county, township, municipality, or other political subdivision that may be empowered to cooperate with the State transportation department in highway matters. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Material: means any tangible substance incorporated into a Federal-aid highway project. See 50 CFR 260.18
  • NEPA process: means the environmental review required under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969 (42 U. See 50 CFR 260.27
  • Preconstruction services: means consulting to provide a contracting agency and its designer with information regarding the impacts of design on the physical construction of the project, including but not limited to: Scheduling, work sequencing, cost engineering, constructability, cost estimating, and risk identification. See 50 CFR 260.27
  • Public agency: means any organization with administrative or functional responsibilities which are directly or indirectly affiliated with a governmental body of any nation, State, or local jurisdiction. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • Special provisions: means additions and revisions to the standard and supplemental specifications applicable to an individual project. See 50 CFR 260.18
  • Specialty items: means work items identified in the contract which are not normally associated with highway construction and require highly specialized knowledge, abilities or equipment not ordinarily available in the type of contracting organizations qualified and expected to bid on the contract. See 50 CFR 221.25
  • State: has the meaning set forth in 23 U. See 50 CFR 260.18
  • State transportation department: means that department, commission, board, or official of any State charged by its laws with the responsibility for highway construction. See 50 CFR 260.18
  • Workday: means a calendar day during which construction operations could proceed for a major part of a shift, normally excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and State-recognized legal holidays. See 50 CFR 221.25